Rhonda Board, PhD, RN, CCRN

Associate Professor
  • School of Nursing

Office: 408B Robinson Hall
Phone: 617.373.5248
Email: r.board@neu.edu

Education and Training:
PhD Ohio State University
MS   Ohio State University
BS    SUNY at Binghamton

Board Certifications: CCRN, Critical Care in Pediatrics

Research Interests:
Investigating the effects of pediatric critical care hospitalization on children and their families.

Funding:
Board, R. (2015) Feasibility of Journal Writing in the PICU to Reduce Parental Stress and Stress Symptoms. American Association of Critical Care Nurses – AACN Impact Research Grant 2015 recipient 

Selected Publications:
Board, R. & Dai, J. (2011). Effects of five parent-and-child risk factors on salivary cortisol levels and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in school-age critically ill children: A pilot. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 40(30), 236-246.

Dunn, K. & Board, R. (2011). Parents and technology in the inpatient pediatric setting. Pediatric Nursing, 37(2), 75-80.

Armola, R.R., Bourgault, A.M., Halm, M.A., Board, R.M., Bucher, L., Harrington, L., et al. (2009).Upgrading the American association of critical-care nurses’ evidence-leveling hierarchy. American Journal of Critical Care, 18(5), 405-409.

Areas of Expertise:
Pediatric Critical Care

Honors & Awards:
Dedication to Clinical Research Award, Northeastern University School of Nursing, Class of 2014

2013 Distinguished Service Award, Northeastern University School of Nursing

Appointments/Clinical Practice Affiliation: 
Tufts Medical Center Floating Hospital for Children, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Boston, Massachusetts

Professional and Community Service: 
Section Editor, Clinical Pearls, American Journal of Critical Care